|Doomy, Atmospheric Black Metal for the second week of July 2012 - Bursts O'Goodness|
Bellow: The Harvest from Bellow E.P. (Funeral Doom from Minneapolis) Doppleganger of Death: Nothingness from Doppleganger of Death (Czech Republic) Marnost: SvÅ¯dcovÃ© lidstva (Deceivers of Humanity) from Split w/ SIBF (Czech) Source of Cold: Black Empress from Silence (Industrial Black Metal from Poland) CAPA: Shallow Towers II from Shallow Towers (Philly-based Post-Metal) The Last Three Winters: Shadows Of The Dead Children In The Reflections Of Your Mirrors pt.3 from The Last Three Winter...
Keywords: metal; drone; final straw; ashevillefm; bursts; kxcf; kwtf
|Final Straw: Halloween with Victor Balachlavic - Bursts O'Goodness|
An hour hosted by Victor Balachlavic of some of the best classical music that speaks to the Halloween spirit(s).
Keywords: Final Straw; Halloween; Bursts O'Goodness
|Montreal Student Strikes (part 2) - Bursts O'Goodness|
from http://www.ashevillefm.org/the-final-straw/08/2012/montreal-student-strikes-part-2 This week's show features the second part of my conversation with Maria about anarchist perspectives on the student strikes in Montreal, Quebec. Maria continues to draw the history of this last year of student strikes that have developed into a nascent social strike and talks about the call to help block the start of the next semester in early August of this year...
Keywords: montreal; anarchist; final straw; bursts; ashevillefm; kxcf; kwtf; chris french; tinley park 5; cleveland 4; cleveland 5; greve; student; victoriaville; law 78; bloquons
|What if we could swish AND fight? - Bursts O'Goodness|
This week's show is a conversation with Parks about Stonewall, the cooptation of it's rememberance in the form of Pride marches, the split of the liberation movement into the pride movement and continued radical struggles.
Keywords: stonewall; queer; lgbtq; pride; gay; new york; compton's; san francisco; final straw; bursts; ashevillefm; kxcf
|Luis Leon of the Dream 9 - Bursts O'Goodness|
from AshevilleFM Luis Leon was born in Veracruz, Mexico but has been living in the U.S. since the age of 5 with his parents. In 2011, after graduating high school in Marion, NC, Luis self-deported to Mexico because of the high cost of higher education to undocumented immigrants here. In July, he and 8 other immigrants who'd been living in the U.S. attempted to publicly re-enter from Mexico. This week's episode features a conversation with Luis about his experiences in Western NC, moving back to ...
Keywords: luis leon; immigration; north carolina; ashevillefm; kxcf; kwtf; final straw
|An interview with some Bay Area hacktivists on political hacking - Bursts O'Goodness|
This weeks show is an interview with Flatline from the Hackbloc collective and Bill Silverfox about internet security, hacking, hacktivism, Anonymous and other topics. In light of recent attacks by Anti-Sec against the Arizona DPS, Anonymous on multiple targets and alleged members' subsequent arrests, the BART protests, Wikileaks, I thought it'd be good to shed some light on a misunderstood topic. We also discuss the role of hackers in the Arab Spring movement as well as international solidarity...
Keywords: hacking; hacker; hacktivism; hacktivist; hackbloc; flatline; silverfox; bursts; final straw; ashevillefm; anonymous; anti-sec; lulsec; anarchism; anarchy; arab spring
|When THE MAN knocks, health in the coal fields of West Virginia & METAL/PUNK! - Bursts O'Goodness|
This week's show features two interviews. The first is a conversation is with Mark of Croatan Earth First! about the recent visits by JTTF/FBI to anti-fracking activists on the East Coast, climate-change activists on the West Coast and and GJ-targetted Anarchist communities in NYC.The second conversation takes place between our friend, Wren Awry (AFM news hour) and Dustin Steele about Dustin's work with the Beards Fork Health Survey to gather information on the health effects of surface mining...
Keywords: kxcf; kwtf; ashevillefm; final straw; punk; metal; earth first; anarchism; grand jury; jttf; fbi
|No Wave pt 1 (redux) - Bursts O'Goodness|
A redone version of a show from December, 12 2010. From that blog post: "My first show dedicated to the oft-forgotten (except among the ultra-hipsters) and under-appreciated genre/movement called No Wave. Originated in, although not totally limited to, New York in the Late 1970's, No Wave is jumpy, primal, danceable and melodic and atonal and all of these things and more! Enjoy. " Available from The Final Straw from Sept 3-10...
Keywords: no wave; brian eno; new york; punk; ashevillefm; kxcf; kwtf; bursts; final straw; post-punk
|Ben Saari on the Oscar Grant case & Police Accountability - Bursts O'Goodness|
An hourlong conversation with Ben Saari, member of Santa Rosa CopWatch and longtime police accountability activist from the Bay Area. We spoke about the case of Johannes Mehserle, BART cop who was video taped shooting Oscar Grant III in the back by numerous witnesses. The show was not edited for FCC consumption. The playlist features many songs concerning the shooting of Grant.
Keywords: final straw; oscar grant; ben saari; ashevillefm; copwatch; santa rosa; bart; mehserle; police; murder
|A (proxy) conversation with a Turkish Anarchist & Metal - Bursts O'Goodness|
This week's episode of the final straw features our light-handed curation of another project's work. We bring y'all an english language interview with members of a Karakeok Autonome (http://www.karakok.org/), a Swiss-Turkish anarchist grouping related to the International of Anarchist Federations. The interview was conducted, translated and rerecorded by our comrades at Anarchistisches Radio Berlin...
Keywords: ashevillefm; kxcf; kwtf; anarchist; gezi; turkey; taksim; ankara; berlin; metal
|Gail Stevens, mother of Connor, Cleveland 4 defendant - Bursts O'Goodness|
This week's show features a conversation with Gail Stevens. Gail is the mother of imprisoned activist and anarchist, Connor Stevens, who is one of the four anarchists that the FBI is accusing of attempting to blow up a bridge outside of Cleveland, Ohio. Connor and two other defendants, Brandon Baxter and Doug Wright, have taken a non-cooperating plea deal in the case and face their sentencing hearing on November 5th & 6th of 2012...
Keywords: cleveland; anarchist; entrapment; fbi; connor stevens; doug wright; brandon baxter; joshua stafford; shaquile azir; final straw; ashevillefm; bursts; kxcf; kwtf; occupy; gail stevens; rolling stone; erdely
|Immigration over Coffee: a conversation with Loida - Bursts O'Goodness|
from www.ashevillefm.org/the-final/straw This weeks show was a conversation my friend Loida. Loida lives in the Asheville area, works here, was up until recently a student here. Loida is undocumented. We spend the hour talking about some of the laws recently passed around the U.S. and NC (and on their way to passage) that target folks without documentation, we discuss racism, we explore belonging and exclusion and identity.
Keywords: immigration; immigrant; chile; final straw; bursts; asheville; north carolina; student; citizen
|Dean Spade on Critical Trans Politics; Freedom For Chris French - Bursts O'Goodness|
from http://www.ashevillefm.org/the-final-straw/05/2012/dean-spade-on-critical-trans-politics-freedom-for-chris-french This week features a conversation with attorney, educator and trans activist, Dean Spade about his new book, "Normal Life: Administrative Violence, Critical Trans Politics and the limits of law", just out from South End Press. Normal Life is a finalist for the 2012 Lambda Literary Awards...
Keywords: dean spade; normal life; final straw; anarchist; critical; trans; non-profit; bursts; nato; christopher french; prisoner
|Metal show for the week of June 23, 2013 - Bursts O'Goodness|
This week's The Final Straw features metal and crust tracks from such projects as Woe, Agrion Splendens, and they eat their own god. Hope y'all enjoy!The playlist can be found here.Streaming at afm from 3AM EST, 6/24/2013, podcasting at radio4all.net (link pending).
Keywords: bursts; final straw; kxcf; kwtf; ashevillefm; metal; music
|"Start your own local uprising!": an interview about the uprisings in Slovenia - Bursts O'Goodness|
from AshevilleFMInterview with Ramona, an anarchist activist in Slovenia and member of the Federation for Anarchist Organizing. She speaks about the uprisings which have been happening in that country since November, 2012 in reaction to widespread political corruption and police surveillance. Among other topics, we touch on the conditions leading up to these ongoing uprisings, a brief history of anarchist organizing in Slovenia, and the upcoming Balkan Anarchist Bookfair, which will take place...
Keywords: ashevillefm; final straw; anarchist; slovenia; maribor; Ljubljana; uprising
|SeaSol: Direct Action against Bosses & Landlords Gets The Goods - Bursts O'Goodness|
This week's show is an interview with Lee and Emily, members of the Seattle Solidarity Network. According to their website (www.seasol.net): "Seattle Solidarity ("SeaSol") is a volunteer network of working people who believe in standing up for our rights. Our goal is to support our fellow workers' strikes and struggles, build solidarity, and organize to deal with specific job, housing, and other problems caused by the greed of the rich and powerful...
Keywords: seasol; seattle; solidarity; boss; landlord; final straw; bursts; direct action; union; iww; ocap
|"...For the love of one's country is a terrible thing..." - Bursts O'Goodness|
Tonight's show (Monday, 1/24/11 from 8-10pm EST, thanks to The Invisible Worm) will focus on the struggle for justice in Northern Ireland from Fenians through the United Men, the IRB, IRA, INLA and the Civil Rights Marches. Recognizing that this is guilty pleasure for some of us Americans of Irish Descent (myself included), allow me these two hours to play some of my favorite Irish Republican songs...
Keywords: bloody sunday; ireland; ira; inla; republican; irish; final straw; northern; ashevillefm; bursts o'goodness; wolfe tone; liberation; civil rights
|Metal show for the week of August 4th, 2013 - Bursts O'Goodness|
This week's show features new tracks from the German project, AwAy, as well as from Chicago's own Al-Athawra and the D.C.-based Vestiges side of their split with Panopticon.The playlist can be found: hereThis show'll be streaming from August 05, 2013 thru the 11th. Podcasting at radio4all.net (link pending).
Keywords: kxcf; kwtf; ashevillefm; music; metal; punk
|Cleveland Anarchists, Pax and Support for Long Term Anarchist Prisoners: Conversations with Will Potter & Ian Coldwater - Bursts O'Goodness|
from http://www.ashevillefm.org/the-final-straw/05/2012/cleveland-anarchists-pax-and-support-for-long-term-anarchist-prisoners-conversations-with-will-potte This week's show features two conversations around the fbi, prisons and Anarchists. The first is with Will Potter, author of Green is the New Red and blogger at greenisthenewred.com . Will is an award winning, independent journalist based out of Washington, D.C...
Keywords: anarchist; pax; prisoner; will potter; ian coldwater; final straw; ashevillefm; bursts o'goodness; kxcf; kwtf; june 11; cleveland
|Metal Show for the week of 10/06/2013 - Bursts O'Goodness|
This week's show features metal from around the world including new tracks from Subrosa, With The End in Mind, Ellende and more! New spoken content coming up soon! Playlist can be found at: http://www.ashevillefm.org/node/7774 Interview archives of the show can be found at thefinalstrawradio.noblogs.org You can contact the hosts for criticisms, critiques, concerns, questions, conundrums, quandries (wait, that's the same as questions, right....damn) by emailing us at thefinalstrawradio( aT)riseup...
Keywords: ashevillefm; kxcf; kwtf; metal; music; final straw
|Court Dates: NATO3 announcement & Malik Rahim on Angola3 - Bursts O'Goodness|
This week there are two political court dates going on in the United States we wanted to bring attention to, followed by about 30 minutes of METAL!!!!!!!! WOAH!!!! First: on Monday, January 6th the NATO3 will be facing trial, starting with the jury selection. There's a callout for solidarity and support for the NATO3. The call out can be found at http://nato5support/wordpress.com . A past episode of the Final Straw talking about the basics of the case can be found at The Final Straw Website...
Keywords: ashevillefm; final straw; kxcf; kwtf; angola3; shaka cinque; albert woodfox; nato3; political prisoner; brent betterly; jared chase; brian jacob church; trial
|Why is the Asheville PD snatching up Occupy activists? - Bursts O'Goodness|
from http://www.ashevillefm.org/the-final-straw/11/2011/why-is-the-asheville-pd-snatching-up-occupy-activists Last Tuesday Asheville showed up 100-125 strong for an unpermitted march in solidarity with the Oakland General Strike and Scott Olsen, the veteran injured at the hands of the Oakland PD. This Saturday the Asheville Police began snatching activists off of the streets, arresting them based on warrants attained on 11/4...
Keywords: occupy; asheville; wall street; ashevillefm.org; the final straw; bursts o'goodness; police; brutality; arrest; march; oakland; solidarity; scott olsen; general strike; commune
|Eric McDavid, Marie Mason & June 11th Day of Solidarity - Bursts O'Goodness|
from http://www.ashevillefm.org/the-final-straw/06/2011/marie-mason-eric-mcdavid-the-june-11th In recognition of June 11th as a Day of Solidarity with Long Term Anarchist Prisoners, this week's The Final Straw (now 1-2pm EST on Fridays) will present the second of two shows on the Green Scare. I've interviewed supporters of Marie Mason and Eric McDavid, both victims of the Green Scare serving 20 year sentences and, also, Anarchists...
Keywords: anarchist; final straw; eric mcdavid; marie mason; june 11th; anarchist; bursts; ashevillefm.org; prisoner; political; green scare
|Join The Motherf**kin' Resistance - Bursts O'Goodness|
Tonight's show features an interview with Franklin Lopez, director of the the new film, END:CIV. The film is based on four suppositions of Derrick Jensen's 2-volume work, Endgame and features interviews with Mr. Jensen, John Zerzan (author of many books and host of Anarchy Radio) Mr. Lopez also helps produce the show It’s The End Of The World And I Feel Fine
Keywords: anti-civ; the final straw; bursts o'goodness; submedia; end:civ; it's the end of the world
|Tyrannicide Day 2012! - Bursts O'Goodness|
from http://www.ashevillefm.org/the-final-straw/03/2012/tyrannicide-day-2012 This week's show is dedicated to Tyrannicide. As discussed at the end of last week's show, the ides of march approacheth. this date is celebrated as the date of the assasination of the tyrant, Julius Caesar. It also approximates the date of the assasination by the Nihilist group Narodnaya Volya, or people's will of Czar Alexander the second of Russia, albeit after 7 attempts...
Keywords: tyrannicide; assassination; attentat; czolgosz; final straw; bursts o'goodness; regicide; deicide; carnot; caserio; ravachol; mckinley; assassin
|Martin Ramsey on Occupy AVL's Anti-Anti Caucus - Bursts O'Goodness|
Bursts spent the hour speaking with Martin Ramsey, a wob who's also a member of the Occupy Asheville Anti-Authoritarian Anti-Capitalist Caucus (Anti-Anti). We talk about some of the potentials of the Occupy movement and the place of anarchists, autonomists and other like-minded folks in the Asheville wing of it.
Keywords: occupy; martin ramsey; ashevillefm; kxcf; kwtf; final straw; anarchist; capitalism; asheville
|Right outta Eeyore's playlist - Bursts O'Goodness|
Some local and national announcements followed by almost an hour of wicked sludge and doom metal. Check out the playlist at http://www.ashevillefm.org/node/4285 . The show will be available at www.ashevillefm.org/the-final-straw from 3/26-4/1/12 and afterwards downloadable at archive.org by searching the show title. Enjoy!
Keywords: stoner; sludge; post-metal; black; metal; final straw; bursts o'goodness
|STUDENT STRIKE! POPULAR STRUGGLE! / GRÃVE ÃTUDIANTE! LUTTE POPULAIRE! (part 1) - Bursts O'Goodness|
from The Final Straw This week's show features a conversation with Maria, an American-born anarchist and former University student living in Montreal, Quebec. Maria shares with us the context of the student and social strikes of earlier this year in this first part of our conversation. The second part will be featured in the near future. The second half of this interview can be found on Archive.org...
Keywords: final straw; bursts; anarchist; quebec; montreal; student; strike; 2012; classe; social strike; semester
|Chrome Waves & other metal - Bursts O'Goodness|
This week is another hour of metal. We'll hear the entirety of the new, self-titled Chrome Waves album, as well as tracks by Dynfari and Vowel and updates n the case of Luke O'Donovan.
Keywords: luke o'donovan; atlanta; abc; support; prisoner; queer; ashevillefm; kxcf; kwtf; bursts; final straw; anarchist; bashing; metal; music
|Grand Jury & Native Resistance Updates / Ned Kelly music (redux) - Bursts O'Goodness|
from http://www.ashevillefm.org/the-final-straw/09/2012/grand-jury-native-resistance-updates-ned-kelly-music-redux : This show features: an update on Grand Jury resistance in the Pacific Northwest as it continues; the federal, state and local law enforcement attempts in Arizona to break solidarity between environmentalists, indigenous activists, radical and non-native anarchists; some music about Ned Kelly, the famous Australian bandit of Irish descent who took on the government in a bid for jus...
Keywords: ned kelly; australia; bandit; grand jury; anarchist; indigenous; native; indian; american; resistance; ashevillefm; bursts; final straw; kxcf; kwtf; repression; o'odham; dine; arizona; san francisco
|Marcellus EF! fights the frack & Jerry Koch fights the SGJ - Bursts O'Goodness|
The Final Straw this week features two conversations.In the first interview, William discusses the Marcellus bioregion with Oz from Marcellus Earth First!, the dangers posed by fracking that shale and what resistance has looked like in PA. Here they also announce the beginning of a forest defense campaign with a tree sit in Loyalsock State Forest as an expansion of their struggle against the Anadarko's attempts to expand fracking. http://marcellusearthfirst.org/In the second conversation, Burs...
Keywords: marcellus; earth first!; frack; tree-sit; jerry koch; surveillance; grand jury; new york; anarchist; kxcf; kwtf; fbi; bomb; ashevillefm; final straw; alf; elf; mcgowan
|Anarchists Against The Wall: Resistance and Solidarity in Palestine - Bursts O'Goodness|
This week's show features an interview with Abrasha Blum and Ruth, who work with Anarchists Against The Wall. AATW is a coalition of Israeli Anarchists doing solidarity work alongside Palestinians struggling against the aparthied wall and system in and around the West Bank. As the 45th anniversary of the 1967 Arab-Israeli War approaches (June 5th-10th), we talk about Zionism, the Settlers, solidarity and how folks can support the popular struggles for Palestinian autonomy and dignity...
Keywords: aatw; anarchists; the wall; palestine; israel; zionism; bds; solidarity; final straw; bursts o'goodness; settler; settlement; west bank; ashevillefm; kxcf; kwtf
|Lorenzo Kom'boa Ervin: Memphis organizes against police and the KKK - Bursts O'Goodness|
from http://www.ashevillefm.org/the-final-straw/03/2013/lorenzo-komboa-ervin-memphis-organizes-against-police-and-the-kkkMemphis is heating up! This year will be the first observance of the International Day of Action Against Police Brutality on March 15th, organized in part by Black Autonomy CopWatch. Also, on March 30th, the KKK will be holding a rally against the city's decision to rename the park housing the body of Nathan Bedford Forrest, a confederate General and founder of the KKK. ...
Keywords: bursts; ashevillefm; kxcf; kwtf; final straw; ervin; panther; copwatch; black; autonomy; memphis; kkk; klan; chattanooga
|Conspiracy Trials, Grand Juries and Security Culture - Bursts O'Goodness|
from http://www.ashevillefm.org/the-final-straw/02/2012/conspiracy-trials-grand-juries-and-security-culture This week's show features a conversation with Ian Coldwater, a co-founder of the Coldsnap Legal Collective, about Conspiracy Trials, Grand Juries, Security Culture and technology. We discuss some of the trials that have come up against Anarchists, Animal and Earth defenders and other radicals over the last 8 years in the U.S...
Keywords: conspiracy; trial; grand jury; anarchist; animal; earth; enviornmentalist; environmentalism; final straw; bursts; ashevillefm.org; kxcf; kwtf
|The METAL (final) Straw 4/21/13 - Bursts O'Goodness|
This week's show is a break from talk. No(t much) talk, just the dark and heavy!The playlist for this episode can be found here
Keywords: ashevillefm; kxcf; kwtf; final straw; metal
|CA Prisoner Hunger Strikes (08-12-2011) - Bursts O'Goodness|
This show was based on what information I could garner concerning the Pelican Bay and Corcoran prisoners in CA who had promised hunger strikes concerning a number of concerns. This strike eventually spread to many outside prisons throughout the state and the United States.
Keywords: ashevillefm; prisoner; resistance; hunger strike; kxcf; kwtf; final straw
|The Mount Hope Infinity - Bursts O'Goodness|
from http://www.ashevillefm.org/the-final-straw/08/2011/the-mount-hope-infinity In November of 2008, 13 identified individuals entered a mega-church in Lansing, MI, known for it's active anti-gay stance and organizing. These 13, deemed the Mount Hope Infinity as the number of Jane and John Does (20) kept growing in the civil law suit that followed, threw leaflets telling the congregation (particularly the youth) that it's ok not to be straight, kissed at the pulpit and chanted slogans...
Keywords: Mount Hope; Infinity; Bash Back!; Queer; Anarchist
|George Katsiaficas and South Korea's Peoples Movements in the 20th Century - Bursts O'Goodness|
This week we're speaking with Dr. George Katsiaficas, author and contributor to over a dozen books on Peoples Movements and the elucidator of the Eros Effect. For over a decade, Dr. Katsiaficas has been studying the culture and history of South Korea and it's culture and has just published the first volume of a two part series on People's uprisings in Asia, entitled "Asia's Unknown Uprisings: South Korean Social Movements in the 20th Century" from PM Press...
Keywords: autonomia; south korea; george katsiaficas; gwangju; kwangju; final straw; bursts; ashevillefm.org; kxcf; kwtf; santa rosa; jeju; resistance; democracy
|Occupy Wall Street (in Asheville?) - Bursts O'Goodness|
(originally posted at http://www.ashevillefm.org/the-final-straw/09/2011/occupy-wall-street-in-asheville) 200 to 300 bodies occupy the space and sleep on the street right next to Wall Street, financial hub of the east coast. To some, the place symbolizes the living and breathing Sacre Coeur of Capitalism, the highest stage of human global awareness and economy. A system offering to break down monolithic governments and swap them for more democratic ones and to scoop the ingenious and hard workin...
Keywords: occupy; wall street; asheville; ashevillefm.org; the final straw; bursts o'goodness
|ZAD: some views from the inside - Bursts O'Goodness|
This week's episode of the Final Straw features a conversation with Cami, a resident of the ZAD (Zone À Défendre or Zone To Defend) speaks about experiences of living on, defending, struggling on and with the project and the people in Western France and against the police, airport expansion and fascists.Backstory: Notre-Dame-des-Landes (NDDL) in western France has been the target of the French government and private corporations like Vinci Construction for the building of new infrastructure. ...
Keywords: ashevillefm; final straw; anarchist; zad; squat; vinci; airport; notre-dame-des-landes; nantes; france
|CA Prisoner Hunger Strike roundup with Ed Mead - Bursts O'Goodness|
This week William talks with Ed Mead, editor of CA Prison Focus magazine to discuss the results of the hunger and work strikes that swept west coast prisons since July, resulting in one prisoner death and at one point including the participation of 30,000 hunger strikers. The strike, the third over two years, was meant to bring attention to and pressure against the state for it's practices of indefinite detention in solitary confinement without recourse, the silencing of prisoner activists, la...
Keywords: ashevillefm; kxcf; kwtf; final straw; ed mead; hunger strike; prison; metal; punk; solitary
|Racism and the Right in the U.S.: a conversation with Daryle Lamont Jenkins - Bursts O'Goodness|
This weeks show features a conversation with activist, blogger and anti-fascist, Daryle Lamont Jenkins. Mr. Jenkins is a co-founder of the extreme-right-watch website, OnePeoplesProject.com, based out of Philadelphia. Our conversation covers: the upcoming convergence of American Renaissance in the Nashville, TN area in mid-march; links between white supremacists and the Libertarian movement in the U.S...
Keywords: final straw; bursts o'goodness; anarchist; libertarian; racism; nazi; paleo; antifa; ara; ron paul; anonymous; white; supremacy; aryan; jenkins; conservative
|Needle Exchange: Harm Reduction and Disease Prevention in WNC - Bursts O'Goodness|
from http://www.ashevillefm.org/the-final-straw/01/2012/needle-exchange-harm-reduction-and-disease-prevention-in-wnc : This weeks show is an interview with Michael Harney, the coordinator of the NEPA (Needle Exchange Program of Asheville) and, in a different capacity, works with WNCAP (Western North Carolina Aids Project). He's done this work and gained notoriety and helped many to help themselves since 1994...
Keywords: michael harney; nepa; wncap; needle exchange; asheville; aids; hepatitis; final straw; bursts o'goodness; ashevillefm; harm reduction; north carolina
|The Struggle Against Fascism in Russia, pt 2 - Bursts O'Goodness|
from AFMThis week's show features the second half of the conversation with Ukrop. Ukrop is a longtime anarchist, antifascist activist and documentarian from Moscow. This show features conversations about the rise of the new "Cossacks" movement in Russia, a rural militia with anti-Semitic and xenophobic perspectives receiving support from the government. We also talk about who participates in Antifa in Russia, specifically relationships between the Antifa movement and Feminist movements, LGBTQ mo...
Keywords: ashevillefm; kxcf; kwtf; anarchism; russia; ukrop; antifa; fascism; feminism; lgbtq; black cross; gaskarov
|FBI raids of Almighty Latin Kings & Queens Nation of NC - Bursts O'Goodness|
from http://www.ashevillefm.org/the-final-straw/12/2011/fbi-raids-of-almighty-latin-kings-queens-nation-of-nc This weeks interview is with Sara Lee of the Greensboro support group for Almighty Latin Kings and Queens Nation in North Carolina. During the hour, Sara Lee talks about the history of the ALKQ Nation and it's development in North Carolina, including being fundamental to the drawing together of Crips, Bloods, MS13 and community and faith groups in Greensboro in 2008 to draft a gang truce...
Keywords: ashevillefm.org; the final straw; bursts o'goodness; kxcf; alkqn; almighty; latin; kings; queens; greensboro; north carolina; anarchist; fbi; atf
|On the Oakland Commune, with Louise Michel - Bursts O'Goodness|
from http://www.ashevillefm.org/the-final-straw/10/2011/on-the-oakland-commune-with-louise-michel: This week's show features an interview with former Asheville resident and current resident of Oakland and an organizer of the Occupy movement there. We talk about the police attack last Tuesday, the differences between the Oakland movement from other Occupy's and the upcoming call for a General Strike...
Keywords: oakland; occupy; general strike; final straw; asheville; louise michel; commune; raleigh; prison; solidarity; bursts o'goodness; ashevillefm
|Blasts from the not-so-distant past - Bursts O'Goodness|
This week's show presents an hour of music I was into about 10 years ago: Indie Rock, Emo, Alt-Rock. The show includes some less well-known, Northern California acts like The Wunder Years, Rum Diary and Life in Braille. Enjoy! Archived at ashevillefm.org/the-final-straw through 2-27-12, afterwards at archive.org by searching this show's title.
Keywords: emo; indie rock; ashevillefm; bursts; final straw; kxcf; kwtf
|Get healthy for the General Strike - Bursts O'Goodness|
from http://www.ashevillefm.org/the-final-straw/04/2012/get-healthy-for-the-general-strike : For this week's show I've put together a workout mix which i'll present without interruption so that it can be played back with ease. As the May 1st General Strike approaches it's important that those of us participating get into good shape, or keep ourselves toned. I hope that this mix will inspire you to make your own mix and to, if you are able, go running or biking with friends, start regiments of pu...
Keywords: general strike; may day; health; final straw; bursts o'goodness; ashevillefm.org; kwtf; kxcf
|Eddie Falcon: Vet, Rapper, Organizer, Anarchist - Bursts O'Goodness|
This week's show features a conversation Eddie Falcon. Eddie is a Chicano veteran of Iraq and Afghanistan wars who organizes withIraq Veterans Against The War performs revolutionary hip hop as Forty Thieves and is an anarchist. Over the hour, Eddie lays down his experiences and views of class, race, patriarchy and militarism. https://myspace.com/fortythievessf http://www.ivaw.org This show will stream at http://www.ashevillefm.org/the-final-straw from 3AM, August 19, 2013 for a week...
Keywords: ashevillefm; kxcf; kwtf; ivaw; veteran; war; racism; class; patriarchy; assault; hip hop; militarism
|Ash Borer, Tesa & more! Metal, Metal, Metal! - Bursts O'Goodness|
playlist available here: This week's show features tracks by Tesa from their 2008 album, Heartbeats From The Sky as well as a track from Ash Borer's new album, Cold of Ages. Enjoy!
Keywords: stoner; sludge; post-metal; black; metal; final straw; bursts; ashevillefm; kxcf; kwtf